Author Archives: humblesmith

About humblesmith

Christian Apologist & Philosopher

Two People Raised Jehovah’s Witnesses Tell Their Story

A Lesson for Apologists and Members of the Watchtower Here is the personal account of two people who were raised Jehovah’s Witnesses, spent a great deal of time working for their kingdom hall, and lived a life expected by that … Continue reading

Posted in Apologetics | 1 Comment

Is the Resurrection Credible?

The skeptic David Hume gave what is perhaps the greatest attack on the Bible ever given. Many of today’s Bible critics are borrowing from Hume’s ideas, even though most of them have never read Hume. In section 10 of his … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 4 Comments

Is Daniel Accurate About the Attack of Nebuchadnezzar?

The book of Daniel is very accurate prophecy concerning history and the coming messiah, Jesus. As such, it is much attacked by critics. Daniel 1:1-2 say the following: In the third year of the reign of Jehoiakim king of Judah, … Continue reading

Posted in Apologetics, Bible | 1 Comment

How Should We Respond To Violent Muslims?

As I write this, a terrorist bomb has gone off in Belgium. The news reports are still early, but so far they tell us that at least 31 people are dead and dozens more injured. The bombs were in a crowded … Continue reading

Posted in Culture | 2 Comments

Does the Bible Speak of a Virgin Birth in Isaiah 7 and Matthew 1?

In Christianity, the virgin birth of Jesus is an essential doctrine since the sin nature is passed along from father to son. A natural-born person would have sin and thus not be able to save himself, let alone others. Since … Continue reading

Posted in Bible, Skepticism, Theology | 3 Comments

Dead Musicians, Dead Culture

As I write this, I have just learned that Keith Emerson blew his brains out last week. Emerson was a rock superstar, one of the biggest, highest-demand rock acts of the 1970’s. He joined the list of famous rock stars … Continue reading

Posted in Culture, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Truth and Heresy About Christ

Below is a list of the major heresies that the church dealt with in the first centuries of the church. These false teachings show that the church encountered and rejected every possible combination of denying Jesus’ real nature. The church … Continue reading

Posted in Theology | 2 Comments